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Question on Disclaimer

Posted by Ruthintoronto on 27 Apr 2012 at 20:56 GMT

I would like to know if this normal procedure to to have a Disclaimer attached to a study that was requested by the CDC. Have the CDC done this in previous studies? Thank You. Ruth

"DISCLAIMER: The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Kaiser Permanente or the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology."

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RE: Question on Disclaimer

MattJHodgkinson replied to Ruthintoronto on 03 Jul 2012 at 14:05 GMT

Yes, this a standard CDC disclaimer

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